The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 58 60 51
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 10 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.04% 0.79% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.75% 1.00% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 7
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
Test Management
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
364 400 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 74.13% 78.59% 77.15%
Number of salaries quoted 282 350 323
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,636 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,300 £55,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Management across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Test Management
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Management across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Test Management Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Test Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Management.

1 11 (68.75%) Banking
1 11 (68.75%) Test Planning
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) Internet
3 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (50.00%) Online Banking
3 8 (50.00%) Degree
4 7 (43.75%) Retail
4 7 (43.75%) Retail Banking
4 7 (43.75%) TSYS
4 7 (43.75%) Relational Database
4 7 (43.75%) Process Improvement
4 7 (43.75%) Test Strategy
4 7 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (43.75%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (43.75%) ATM
4 7 (43.75%) RDBMS
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle
5 6 (37.50%) IVR
6 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
6 4 (25.00%) Cognizant
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 2 (12.50%) EMC
8 2 (12.50%) Citrix
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (12.50%) Cisco
8 2 (12.50%) VMware
8 2 (12.50%) MVC
8 2 (12.50%) Finance
8 2 (12.50%) Aerospace

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Test Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) Internet
2 7 (43.75%) ATM
3 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
3 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (43.75%) RDBMS
1 7 (43.75%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 11 (68.75%) Banking
2 7 (43.75%) Retail
2 7 (43.75%) Retail Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
1 10 (62.50%) Test Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
2 2 (12.50%) .NET Team Leader
2 2 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) DHTML
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Online Banking
2 6 (37.50%) IVR
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Test Planning
2 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 7 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (43.75%) Process Improvement
3 7 (43.75%) Test Strategy
4 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Software Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) MVC
5 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
6 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) VB
2 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
2 2 (12.50%) VB6
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) MCSD
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
1 7 (43.75%) TSYS
2 4 (25.00%) Cognizant
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) EMC
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago